Renowned EcoVadis Sustainability Rating:
ALTANA obtains Gold Status
ALTANA has been awarded the Gold Status for its commitment to sustainability by the renowned rating company EcoVadis. The EcoVadis award supports ALTANA in highlighting the significance of sustainability for company success.
The EcoVadis evaluation is based on four categories. EcoVadis examines how far a company is committed to the environment, whether it values fair business practices and has a sustainable procurement policy, and how it organizes working conditions.
ALTANA scored highly in all categories and, in the area of working conditions, is even among the top three percent of comparable companies evaluated. The rating company EcoVadis has been providing its platform for sustainability in global supply chains since 2007. EcoVadis has made it its aim to improve the environmental and social practices of companies by means of CSR performance monitoring along the supply chain and to support companies with improving sustainability.
The procurement organizations of over 120 leading multinational companies use EcoVadis to verify how sustainable their suppliers’ operating practices are. Worldwide, more than 20,000 suppliers are registered on the EcoVadis platform.